A total of 27 senior officials of the Gambia government have been dismissed by Dictator Jammeh with immediate effect, and currently under detention and investigations at the notorious National Intelligent Agency in Banjul. The officials’ majority of whom are Permanent Secretaries includes deputy permanent secretaries, senior assistant secretaries, protocol officers and Principal Assistant Secretary amongst others.

 

 

They are been accused of fraudulently auctioning Gambia government vehicles and other unspecific items.

 

 

The Office of the President in a press release issued on Tuesday, informs the general public that these people have been dismissed from their positions and are currently under investigation for fraudulently auctioning Gambia government vehicles and other unspecific items.

 

They are as follows:-

  1. Yira Jammeh, Senior Assistant Secretary , Ministry of Petroleum
  2. Momodou Saidy Leigh, (SFO), Ministry of Fisheries
  3. SannaGassama Chief Driver – Ministry of Justice
  4. Fatoumatta Bah, (PO) Ministry of Fisheries
  5. Roheyatou Kah, Deputy Permanent Secretary – Ministry of Petroleum
  6. Dr. Cherno Barry Permanent Secretary –Ministry of Higher Education
  7. Fafa Sanyang Permanent Secretary – Ministry of Petroleum
  8. Cherno Njie (TC) Ministry of Agriculture
  9. Momodou Lamin Jammeh, (SEO) Ministry of Lands
  10. Bernard Mendy, Director of Protocol – Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  11. Malang Jammeh, Chief Driver – Ministry of Trade
  12. Abdoulie Jallow, Protocol – Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  13. Aja Fatou Gaye (SDC) – Dept of Physical Planning
  14. Abdoulie Jallow, Principal Assistant Secretary-Ministry of Lands and Regional Government
  15. Abdoulie Jallow, Permanent Secretary – Ministry of Finance
  16. Famara Darboe, former Ag. Director – Ministry of Fisheries
  17. Naffie Barry, Permanent Secretary – Ministry of Trade
  18. Lamin Ceesay, Chief Driver-Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  19. Kaideng Sambou, (PO) Ministry of Finance
  20. Jerreh Sanyang, Deputy Permanent Secretary –Ministry of Higher Education
  21. Habib Jarra, Permanent Secretary Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  22. Tijan Jeng (PO) – Ministry of Information Communication Infrastructure
  23. Lamin Sanneh, Permanent Secretary (2) Ministry of Lands
  24. Lamin Camara, Permanent Secretary Ministry of Information Communication & Infrastructure
  25. Ousainou B. Jorbateh, (DoCV) Ministry of Lands
  26. Aminata Samega-Janneh, Assistant Secretary – Ministry of Trade
  27. Abdoulie Jarra, Permanent Secretary Ministry of Fisheries